Colorado takes 5-game win streak into matchup with Philadelphia
Denver; Saturday, 8 p.m. EDT
LINE: Phillies favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 10 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: Colorado enters the game as winners of their last five games.
The Rockies are 2-5 on their home turf. The Colorado offense has compiled a .215 batting average as a team this season, Trevor Story leads the team with a mark of .256.
The Phillies are 3-4 on the road. Philadelphia has a team on-base percentage of .339, good for second in the National League. Rhys Hoskins leads the lineup with a mark of .412. The Rockies won the last meeting 4-3. Chad Bettis notched his first victory and Charlie Blackmon went 2-for-5 with a home run and two RBIs for Colorado. Juan Nicasio registered his first loss for Philadelphia.
LAST 10 GAMES: Rockies: 5-5, .214 batting average, 2.99 ERA, outscored opponents by five runs
Phillies: 4-6, .249 batting average, 4.93 ERA, outscored by nine runs
Rockies Injuries: Chris Rusin: 10-day IL (back), Jake McGee: 10-day IL (knee), Tyler Anderson: 10-day IL (knee), Noel Cuevas: 10-day IL (quad), Daniel Murphy: 10-day IL (finger), Chris Iannetta: 10-day IL (lat).
Phillies Injuries: David Robertson: 10-day IL (elbow), Tommy Hunter: 60-day IL (arm), Andrew McCutchen: day-to-day (left knee), Odubel Herrera: 10-day IL (hamstring), Jean Segura: day-to-day (hamstring), Scott Kingery: day-to-day (hamstring).